Windows Azure Infrastructure Services officially launched in April for supporting production Virtual Machine and Virtual Network workloads. Master the skills for leveraging Windows Azure as part of a hybrid cloud infrastructure and showcase your new knowledge to others in the "Early Experts” Cloud Quest … best of all, this program is completely FREE to all participants!
Become an “Early Expert” on Windows Azure Infrastructure Services!
The “Early Experts” Cloud Quest is a FREE online study program that provides video lectures, structured guidance and step-by-step practical hands-on lab scenarios. Along the way, you’ll be building Virtual Networks and provisioning new VMs on Windows Azure Infrastructure Services to master your “Cloud Skills”.
After successfully completing the Cloud Quest, you can submit your proof-of-completion to receive an “Early Experts – Cloud” completion certificate – suitable for sharing online or displaying at your desk to showcase your new knowledge to your network of peers! After completing the Cloud Quest, you’ll also have the opportunity to continue on in your studies to prepare for official Microsoft certification on our on-premises Private Cloud OS platform, Windows Server 2012.
Easy! Just join us at the link below to begin your Quest in the Cloud with Windows Azure Infrastructure Services ...
I look forward to seeing you in the Clouds as our next "Early Expert".
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Keith Mayer is a Principal Technical Architect at Microsoft, focused on helping ISV partners leverage the Azure cloud platform. Keith has over 20 years of experience as a technical leader of complex IT projects, in diverse roles, such as Network Engineer, IT Manager, Technical Instructor and Consultant. He has consulted and trained thousands of customers and partners worldwide on design of enterprise technology solutions.
Keith is currently certified on several Microsoft technologies, including Azure, Private Cloud, System Center, Hyper-V, Windows, Windows Server, SharePoint, SQL Server and Exchange. He also holds other industry certifications from VMware, IBM, Cisco, Citrix, HP, CheckPoint, CompTIA and Interwoven.
You can contact Keith online at http://aka.ms/AskKeith.